statement

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia-logo.png
 Statement on Wikipedia

Wikipedia

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From state +‎ -ment.

Noun[edit]

statement (plural statements)

  1. A declaration or remark.
  2. A presentation of opinion or position.
  3. (finance) A document that summarizes financial activity.
    a bank statement
  4. (computing) An instruction in a computer program.
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
Translations[edit]
The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Help:How to check translations.

Etymology 2[edit]

Back-formation from statementing. and statemented

Verb[edit]

statement (third-person singular simple present statements, present participle statementing, simple past and past participle statemented)

  1. (transitive) To provide an official document of a proposition, especially in the UK a Statement of Special Educational Needs.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

Anagrams[edit]